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Thanks for being a loyal partner, Buhari tells Osinbajo at 61 – Punch Newspapers

Sesan Olufowobi, Olalekan Adetayo and Oladimeji Ramon President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday joined Nigerians in wishing Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo a happy 61st birthday. In a message posted on his Twitter handle, @MBuhari, the President thanked Osinbajo for being “a loyal and dependable partner.” Buhari wrote, “Happy 61st Birthday, @ProfOsinbajo. Thank …

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Two Immigration officers arrested for alleged child trafficking – Punch Newspapers

Two officers (names withheld) of the Nigeria Immigration Service were on Thursday arrested at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos, for alleged human trafficking. The officers were arrested for allegedly trying to facilitate the trafficking of six underage girls to Omar and Kuwait on an Ethiopian Airlines flight. The spokesperson …

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Meghan Markle baptised ahead of royal wedding in church of England – Punch Newspapers

U.S. actress Meghan Markle has been baptized by the Archbishop of Canterbury, the spiritual head of the Church of England, ahead of her royal wedding in May to Britain’s Prince Harry. The 45-minute ceremony conducted by Justin Welby, spiritual head of the Anglican communion of millions of Christians globally, took …

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Dear Atiku, no be by Black Panther o! – Punch Newspapers

Thursday with Abimbola Adelakun [email protected] Former Vice President Abubakar Atiku, over the weekend, went to a cinema in Abuja to see the Marvel Cinematic Empire’s latest offering, Black Panther. According to Twitterverse, Atiku became the cinema himself. In the spirit of Baba rere, Baba ke! with which he was heralded, Atiku paid …

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Obiano sacks commissioners, others – Punch Newspapers

Tony Okafor, Awka The Anambra State Governor, Chief Willie Obiano, has sacked all the 18 commissioners in his cabinet. Others fired were political appointees in ministries, departments and agencies. A letter signed by the Secretary to the State Government, Prof.  Solo  Chukwulobelu, obtained by our correspondent in Awka, ordered the …

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Senate urges Buhari to sign Peace Corps Bill, or risk being vetoed – Punch Newspapers

The Senate on Wednesday urged President Muhammadu Buhari to review his position in withholding assent on the bill to establish Peace Corps of Nigeria. This followed the adoption of a Point of Order raised by Senator Dino Melaye during plenary. Relying on the Senate rules, Melaye urged the Senate to …

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Woman disguises as best friend’s lover, defrauds her of N3.7m, car – Punch Newspapers

Samson Folarin Detectives at the Zone 2 Police Command, Onikan, Lagos, are unravelling a case of fraud involving an asthmatic patient, Bose (Deborah) Bamidele. PUNCH Metro learnt that the 26-year-old Ikole, Ekiti State indigene, manipulated the voice setting of her phone and pretended to be different persons to defraud her …

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